Runway excursion Accident Embraer EMB-145LU (ERJ-145LU) XA-WAC, Thursday 21 January 2010
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Date:Thursday 21 January 2010
Type:Silhouette image of generic E145 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Embraer EMB-145LU (ERJ-145LU)
Owner/operator:Aeroméxico Connect
Registration: XA-WAC
MSN: 145255
Year of manufacture:2000
Engine model:Allison AE3007A1/2
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 39
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, repaired
Location:Tijuana-Rodriguez Airport (TIJ) -   Mexico
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Hermosillo-Gen Pesqueira Garcia Airport (HMO/MMHO)
Destination airport:Tijuana-Rodriguez Airport (TIJ/MMTJ)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
An Aeroméxico Connect Embraer ERJ-145LU passenger plane, registered XA-WAC, sustained substantial damage following a runway excursion on landing at Tijuana-Rodriguez Airport (TIJ), Mexico. The left main landing gear dug in causing the left hand wing to contact the ground.
Tijuana has a single concrete runway, 09/27 (9,711 feet).


19:53 UTC / 11:53 local time:
MMTJ 211953Z 14015G26KT 1 1/2SM RA OVC008 15/15 A2922 RMK 6//// 8/7// MSGTX MMMZ==
Wind 140 degrees at 15 knots, gusting to 26 knots; visibility 1,5 mile; rain; overcast 800 ft; temperature 15 degrees C; dew point 15 degrees C; pressure 989 hPa

20:45 UTC / 12:45 local time:
MMTJ 212045Z 20014G24KT 2SM -RA OVC010 14/14 A2922 RMK SLP884 57047 999 60425 8/7// -RA INTMNT=
Wind 200 degrees at 14 knots, gusting to 24 knots; visibility 2 miles; rain; overcast 1000 ft; temperature 14 degrees C; dew point 14 degrees C; pressure 989 hPa



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